In a televised address to the nation, delivered on March 23, 1983, President Reagan announced his vision of a world safe from nuclear threat. His Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI), later dubbed "Star Wars" by the press, is an idea that remains controversial to this day.
Here are the final two minutes of that speech.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
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Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
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Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.